Storelocal Partners With Empower Software Technologies

Posted by Danielle Lachenauer on Oct 16, 2018 12:00:00 AM

Storelocal Partners With Empower Software Technologies to Bring Storage Commander to Australia and New Zealand

Our successful partnership in the U.S. has gained even more traction by entering the Asia Pacific region”

— Bruce Heverly

IRVINE, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, October 4, 2018 / — Storelocal, the self-storage industry’s first member-owned co-op, has partnered with Empower Software Technologies, provider of Storage Commander property management software, to offer customers in the Australian and New Zealand marketplaces the most advanced technology and interface capabilities.

Storelocal leverages innovative technologies and partnerships to bring best-in-class service offerings to its members. The co-op has added Storage Commander to its new Tenant™ suite of technology products and services. Leveraging its Global Distribution System (GDS), Tenant™ provides a seamless, end-to-end solution to buying self-storage, giving prospective renters the power to search, explore facility amenities, fully execute all agreements, select and purchase products and services, and move in, all without leaving the client’s domain, 24 hours a day.

Empower Software Technologies serves self-storage facilities throughout the world with its industry leading property management software platform, Storage Commander. Storage Commander features include corporate and individual account control, precise accounting procedures, along with an open API that allows for seamless integration with third-party vendors. The platform also offers both web/cloud-based and standalone platforms of its latest software version (V5) and is known for its fast connectivity, stability, scalability and security.

Through the partnership, Empower Software Technology users will have access to Storelocal’s website technology and local SEO services, while co-op members benefit from the accounting, reporting and customer management features included in Storage Commander.

“Our successful partnership in the U.S., which combines Storelocal’s end-to-end customer service experience with the functionality and business capabilities of Storage Commander, has gained even more traction by entering the Asia Pacific region, and we look forward to continued growth and expansion across the international marketplace,” said Storelocal Chief Marketing Officer Bruce Heverly.

Steve De Mamiel, who leads Storage Commander in the Australia/New Zealand region, said “Adding Storelocal’s advanced technology, which provides customers around the world a seamless, fully automated self-storage experience, delivers a comprehensive, gold standard solution to today’s self-storage needs.”

About Storelocal

Storelocal  is a co-op owned by independent self-storage operators. We develop unassisted move-in technology and offer brand services that increase the profitability of our members. In just over four years we have grown to more than 1,200 facilities, including 12 of the top 50 operators, making Storelocal the 4th largest self-storage owner entity in the U.S. Storelocal is proud to introduce Tenant™ – “Making technology easy and unassisted move-ins a reality.”

About Empower Software Technologies, Inc. / Storage Commander

Empower Software Technologies is a leading provider of property management software. IT engineers Thomas V. Smith, CEO and U.S. veteran, and Jeff Power, CIO, developed the proprietary Storage Commander software that now reaches users throughout the U.S. Canada, Central America, South America, Australia / New Zealand and South Africa.


Contact: Bruce Heverly, Chief Marketing Officer
(949) 629-4142


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